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China Says 88 Fugitives Returned from Abroad

China Says 88 Fugitives Returned from Abroad

USDAILY – China’s police ministry on Sunday said 88 fugitives wanted on charges of corruption and other economic offenses have been extradited or returned on their own from the United States and other countries in the midst of an anti-graft crackdown. One fugitive spent 14 years in Canada and was accused of embezzling 60 million […]

10 News Things to Know for Today

10 News Things to Know for Today

USDAILY – Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. ISRAEL VOWS TO DESTROY HAMAS TUNNELS Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says the network of underground passages in the Gaza Strip will be dismantled “with or without a cease-fire.” His statement follows new call-up orders for […]

Adidas Issues Profit Warning on Russia Risks

Adidas Issues Profit Warning on Russia Risks

USDAILY – Sports equipment maker Adidas lowered its full-year profit target on Thursday, citing among other things increasing risk in the Russian market amid mounting political tensions over Ukraine. Russia’s economy and currency have weakened this year due to uncertainty over the potential damage from Western sanctions. The U.S. and European Union this week approved a […]

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Pomp, Little Action Expected at UN Climate Summit

Pomp, Little Action Expected at UN Climate Summit

USDAILY – New York City will be full of planet-saving pomp this coming week, but short on action to rescue the world. More than 120 world leaders convene Tuesday for a U.N. summit aimed at galvanizing political will for a new global climate treaty by the end of 2015. Environmentalists will take to the streets […]

10 News Things to Know for Today

10 News Things to Know for Today

USDAILY – Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. ISRAEL VOWS TO DESTROY HAMAS TUNNELS Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says the network of underground passages in the Gaza Strip will be dismantled “with or without a cease-fire.” His statement follows new call-up orders for […]

Los Angeles Pipe Rupture: A Look at The Numbers

Los Angeles Pipe Rupture: A Look at The Numbers

USDAILY – A torrent of water spewed from a nearly century-old pipe that burst in Los Angeles, shutting down a section of Sunset Boulevard and inundating the campus of UCLA. Here are some of the numbers behind Tuesday’s rupture: — Some 20 million gallons had spilled from the pipe before the flow was stopped late […]

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Pomp, Little Action Expected at UN Climate Summit

Pomp, Little Action Expected at UN Climate Summit

USDAILY – New York City will be full of planet-saving pomp this coming week, but short on action to rescue the world. More than 120 world leaders convene Tuesday for a U.N. summit aimed at galvanizing political will for a new global climate treaty by the end of 2015. Environmentalists will take to the streets […]

10 News Things to Know for Today

10 News Things to Know for Today

USDAILY – Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. ISRAEL VOWS TO DESTROY HAMAS TUNNELS Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says the network of underground passages in the Gaza Strip will be dismantled “with or without a cease-fire.” His statement follows new call-up orders for […]

Eurozone Inflation Drops Further to 0.4 Percent

Eurozone Inflation Drops Further to 0.4 Percent

USDAILY –  Official data show the inflation rate in the 18-nation eurozone fell further in July, to 0.4 percent from 0.5 percent a month earlier. The preliminary figures published Thursday by the European Union’s statistical agency are likely to add pressure on the European Central Bank to beef up its efforts to raise inflation and spur […]

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5 Killed in Pennsylvania Car Crash, Including Kids

5 Killed in Pennsylvania Car Crash, Including Kids

USDAILY – Authorities say five people, including children, have died in a multi-vehicle crash in northeastern Pennsylvania. The crash happened Saturday on Route 115 in Effort, in Monroe County, about 35 miles north of Allentown. It’s the same county where authorities are searching for the suspect in last week’s deadly ambush at a state police […]

10 News Things to Know for Today

10 News Things to Know for Today

USDAILY – Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. ISRAEL VOWS TO DESTROY HAMAS TUNNELS Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says the network of underground passages in the Gaza Strip will be dismantled “with or without a cease-fire.” His statement follows new call-up orders for […]

Ceremony to Mark Return of Saint to Hawaii

Ceremony to Mark Return of Saint to Hawaii

USDAILY – Remains of a saint known for caring for exiled leprosy patients have been returned to Hawaii. St. Marianne Cope’s remains will arrive in a hearse Thursday at Cathedral of Our Lady of Peace in downtown Honolulu for a ceremony. She died of natural causes in 1918 at Kalaupapa peninsula, where the Hawaiian kingdom exiled […]

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Pomp, Little Action Expected at UN Climate Summit

Pomp, Little Action Expected at UN Climate Summit

USDAILY – New York City will be full of planet-saving pomp this coming week, but short on action to rescue the world. More than 120 world leaders convene Tuesday for a U.N. summit aimed at galvanizing political will for a new global climate treaty by the end of 2015. Environmentalists will take to the streets […]

5 Killed in Pennsylvania Car Crash, Including Kids

5 Killed in Pennsylvania Car Crash, Including Kids

USDAILY – Authorities say five people, including children, have died in a multi-vehicle crash in northeastern Pennsylvania. The crash happened Saturday on Route 115 in Effort, in Monroe County, about 35 miles north of Allentown. It’s the same county where authorities are searching for the suspect in last week’s deadly ambush at a state police […]

Person of Interest Named in Hunt For Missing Virginia Student

Person of Interest Named in Hunt For Missing Virginia Student

USDAILY – Police looking for a missing University of Virginia student identified a 32-year-old man, Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr, as a person of interest in the case on Saturday, a day after searching his car and apartment. Matthew was named as a person of interest in the case of 18-year-old Hannah Graham, who disappeared on […]

Sports

Man Charged with Killing NFL Player Peterson’s Son Released On Bond

Man Charged with Killing NFL Player Peterson’s Son Released On Bond

USDAILY – A South Dakota man charged last year with killing NFL star Adrian Peterson’s 2-year-old son has been released on $2 million bond, U.S. media reported on Saturday. Joseph Patterson was released from a South Dakota jail on Friday after the bond was posted for him, Minnehaha County Sheriff Mike Milstead said, according to […]

10 News Things to Know for Today

10 News Things to Know for Today

USDAILY – Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. ISRAEL VOWS TO DESTROY HAMAS TUNNELS Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says the network of underground passages in the Gaza Strip will be dismantled “with or without a cease-fire.” His statement follows new call-up orders for […]

Adidas Issues Profit Warning on Russia Risks

Adidas Issues Profit Warning on Russia Risks

USDAILY – Sports equipment maker Adidas lowered its full-year profit target on Thursday, citing among other things increasing risk in the Russian market amid mounting political tensions over Ukraine. Russia’s economy and currency have weakened this year due to uncertainty over the potential damage from Western sanctions. The U.S. and European Union this week approved a […]

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Chinese Town Protests over Trash Incinerator

Chinese Town Protests over Trash Incinerator

| September 21, 2014 |

USDAILY – Residents of a town in southern China who oppose a planned trash incinerator have protested for a second weekend and the local government promised not to proceed without public approval. People “illegally gathered” on Saturday to protest in Boluo County in Guangdong, according to a statement by police. It gave no details but […]

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Hawaii Lava Flow Approaching Homes Slows Down

Hawaii Lava Flow Approaching Homes Slows Down

| September 21, 2014 |

USDAILY – Scientists say lava creeping toward rural communities on Hawaii’s Big Island is slowing down. The U.S. Geological Survey’s Hawaiian Volcano Observatory said on its website Saturday that the flow front has slowed considerably over the past day and there has been a reduction in smoke. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser (http://bit.ly/1tHXWfr) reports that the flow […]

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Ailing Portuguese Bank’s Shares Sink after Losses

Ailing Portuguese Bank’s Shares Sink after Losses

| July 31, 2014 |

USDAILY – Shares in troubled Portuguese bank Banco Espirito Santo have plunged by more than 50 percent in volatile early trading on the Lisbon stock exchange a day after it reported a record half-year loss of 3.58 billion euros ($4.8 billion). The bank’s share price, which four months ago was around 1.3 euros, fell as low […]

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Study Blames Lost Calves on Panthers

Study Blames Lost Calves on Panthers

| July 31, 2014 |

USDAILY – Since Florida’s frontier days when cattlemen drove their herds through the state’s vast fields and forests, ranchers and native panthers have been natural enemies. The ranchers seek to nurture and protect their calves, while the panthers see them as prey. Human development won the battle, driving the large, tawny, cats to the brink […]

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Study Finds Panthers Kill Livestock

Study Finds Panthers Kill Livestock

| July 31, 2014 |

USDAILY – Since Florida’s frontier days when cattlemen drove their herds through the state’s vast fields and forests, ranchers and native panthers have been natural enemies. The ranchers seek to nurture and protect their calves, while the panthers see them as prey. Human development won the battle, driving the large, tawny, cats to the brink of […]

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